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The scientific Sherlock Holmes : cracking the case with science and forensics, James F. O'Brien

Label
The scientific Sherlock Holmes : cracking the case with science and forensics
Title
The scientific Sherlock Holmes
Title remainder
cracking the case with science and forensics
Statement of responsibility
James F. O'Brien
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
O'Brien, James F.
Dewey number
363.25
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV8073
LC item number
.O36 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Forensic sciences
  • Chemistry, Forensic
  • Criminal investigation
  • Detective and mystery stories, English
  • Holmes, Sherlock
  • Science in literature
Label
The scientific Sherlock Holmes : cracking the case with science and forensics, James F. O'Brien
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 161-166) and index
Contents
  • Influence of Dr. Joseph Bell
  • 2.
  • Meet the Main Characters
  • 2.1.
  • Sherlock Holmes
  • 2.2.
  • Dr. John H. Watson
  • 2.3.
  • Professor James Moriarty
  • 2.4.
  • Machine generated contents note:
  • Other Important Characters
  • 3.
  • Sherlock Holmes: Pioneer in Forensic Science
  • 3.1.
  • Methods of Bertillon
  • 3.2.
  • Fingerprints
  • 3.3.
  • Footprints
  • 3.4.
  • 1.
  • Handwritten Documents
  • 3.5.
  • Printed Documents
  • 3.6.
  • Cryptology
  • 3.7.
  • Dogs
  • 3.8.
  • Conclusion
  • 4.
  • How Sherlock Holmes Got His Start
  • Sherlock Holmes: Chemist
  • 4.1.
  • Introduction: Profound or Eccentric?
  • 4.2.
  • Coal-tar Derivatives and Dyes
  • 4.3.
  • Chemical Poisons
  • 4.4.
  • Asimov's View: Holmes the Blundering Chemist
  • 4.5.
  • 1.1.
  • Other Chemicals
  • 4.6.
  • Conclusion: Profound or Eccentric?
  • 5.
  • Sherlock Holmes: Other Sciences
  • 5.1.
  • Mathematics
  • 5.2.
  • Biology
  • 5.3.
  • Arthur Conan Doyle
  • Physics
  • 5.4.
  • Other Sciences
  • 1.2.
  • Influence of Edgar Allan Poe
  • 1.3.
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xx, 175 p.
Isbn
9780199794966
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012023297
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (CaMWU)u2876828-01umb_inst
  • 2703721
  • (Sirsi) i9780199794966
  • (OCoLC)795177479
Label
The scientific Sherlock Holmes : cracking the case with science and forensics, James F. O'Brien
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 161-166) and index
Contents
  • Influence of Dr. Joseph Bell
  • 2.
  • Meet the Main Characters
  • 2.1.
  • Sherlock Holmes
  • 2.2.
  • Dr. John H. Watson
  • 2.3.
  • Professor James Moriarty
  • 2.4.
  • Machine generated contents note:
  • Other Important Characters
  • 3.
  • Sherlock Holmes: Pioneer in Forensic Science
  • 3.1.
  • Methods of Bertillon
  • 3.2.
  • Fingerprints
  • 3.3.
  • Footprints
  • 3.4.
  • 1.
  • Handwritten Documents
  • 3.5.
  • Printed Documents
  • 3.6.
  • Cryptology
  • 3.7.
  • Dogs
  • 3.8.
  • Conclusion
  • 4.
  • How Sherlock Holmes Got His Start
  • Sherlock Holmes: Chemist
  • 4.1.
  • Introduction: Profound or Eccentric?
  • 4.2.
  • Coal-tar Derivatives and Dyes
  • 4.3.
  • Chemical Poisons
  • 4.4.
  • Asimov's View: Holmes the Blundering Chemist
  • 4.5.
  • 1.1.
  • Other Chemicals
  • 4.6.
  • Conclusion: Profound or Eccentric?
  • 5.
  • Sherlock Holmes: Other Sciences
  • 5.1.
  • Mathematics
  • 5.2.
  • Biology
  • 5.3.
  • Arthur Conan Doyle
  • Physics
  • 5.4.
  • Other Sciences
  • 1.2.
  • Influence of Edgar Allan Poe
  • 1.3.
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xx, 175 p.
Isbn
9780199794966
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012023297
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (CaMWU)u2876828-01umb_inst
  • 2703721
  • (Sirsi) i9780199794966
  • (OCoLC)795177479

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